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Sexy Hard Drives

Toshiba's New External Hard Drives

— January 21, 2008 — Tech
Are you sure you still want an internal hard disk?

Toshiba presented at Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas a new portable 1.8-inch USB 2.0 hard drives collection. Yes, collection, since their design is quite minimal chic and extremely appealing, and they are based on the same hard drive line Apple has used in some iPod models.

The devices are available in 60, 80 and 120 gigabytes size, and Toshiba announced also a new 2.5 inches 320 gigabytes piece that will be available later in January of 2008 from the company's storage Web site (http://www.toshibadirect.com/td/b2c/home.to).
Trend Themes
1. Minimal Chic Design - Disruptive innovation opportunity: Explore the potential for sleek and stylish designs in other consumer electronics products.
2. Portable Storage Solutions - Disruptive innovation opportunity: Develop compact and high-capacity storage devices for on-the-go professionals.
3. Integration with Popular Devices - Disruptive innovation opportunity: Create external hard drives compatible with popular devices to enhance user experience.
Industry Implications
1. Consumer Electronics - Disruptive innovation opportunity: Revolutionize the consumer electronics industry by infusing fashion-forward designs into tech products.
2. Storage Technology - Disruptive innovation opportunity: Improve and expand portable storage technologies to meet the increasing demands of digital content.
3. E-commerce - Disruptive innovation opportunity: Harness the growth of online retail platforms to promote and distribute storage products in a convenient manner.
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